Special Issue "Flavonoids, Inflammation and Immune System"
A special issue of Nutrients (ISSN 2072-6643).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 January 2016)
Prof. Dr. Margarida Castell Escuer
Secció de Fisiologia, Departament de Bioquímica i Fisiologia, Facultat de Farmàcia i Ciències de l’Alimentació, Universitat de Barcelona (UB), Av. Joan XXIII 27-31, 08028 Barcelona, Espanya
Institut de Recerca en Nutrició i Seguretat Alimentària (INSA-UB), UB, Spain
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Interests: flavonoids; antioxidants; allergy; inflammation; immunomodulation; methylxanthines; sport
Dr. Francisco J. Pérez-Cano
1. Section of Physiology, Department of Biochemistry and Physiology, Faculty of Pharmacy and Food Sciences, University of Barcelona, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
2. Nutrition and Food Safety Research Institute (INSA), 08921 Santa Coloma de Gramenet, Spain
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Interests: immunonutrition; flavonoids; microbiota; oligosaccharides; probiotics; breast milk
This Special Issue of Nutrients, entitled “Flavonoids, inflammation and immune system”, welcomes the submission of manuscripts about any kind of flavonoid, either as a pure compound or included in food, tested on cells, animals, or humans in reference to inflammatory or immune response. Manuscripts can either describe original research or review scientific literature.
Prof. Dr. Margarida Castell
Prof. Dr. Francisco J. Pérez Cano
Manuscript Submission Information
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- acquired immunity
- acute and chronic inflammation
- innate immunity
- intestinal inflammation
- lymphocyte functionality
- macrophage activity
- mediators of inflammation